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  1. Friday I will study
    Vendredi, je vais etudier.
  2. In the winter I am going to stay in the city
    En hiver, je vais rester en ville.
  3. what time is it?
    quelle heure est-il?
  4. There are two men here
    Il y a deux hommes ici.
  5. how many books do you have?
    combien de livres avez-vous?
  6. who? whom?
    qui?
  7. here is, here are
    voici
  8. the days of the week are:
    Les jours de la semaine sont:
  9. what is today's date?
    quelle date sommes-nous?
  10. Where are you, Pierre?
    Où êtes-vous, Pierre?
  11. I am at school, ma'am.
    Je suis à l'ecole, Madam.
  12. How old are you?
    Quel âge avez-vous?
  13. i am
    je suis
  14. you are (informal)
    tu es
  15. you are (formal)
    vous êtes
  16. the film is not bad
    le film n'est pas mal
  17. it is not possible
    c'est ne pas possible
  18. there
  19. when?
    quand
  20. rarely
    rarement
  21. frequently/often
    souvent
  22. how?
    comment?
  23. to play football
    joue au football
  24. are you not at home, marie?
    n'etes-vous pas a la maison, Marie?
  25. that's not true - that's fake
    c'est faux (pronounced fow)
  26. they go
    ils vont
  27. exquisite
    exquis (pronounced exkiy)
  28. The cuisine of Cafe Filet Mignon is exquisite
    Le cuisine du Filet Mignon est exquise
  29. then
    alors
  30. he is going to dine
    Il va manger
  31. he is going to speak
    il va parler (note the use of the infinitive)
  32. isn't it so?
    n'est-ce pas?
  33. it is absolutely necessary , compulsory
    il fau
  34. Robert, you must not _____!
    Robert, il ne faut pas parler!
  35. to be hungry
    avoir faime
  36. naturally, obviously
    naturellement
  37. of the (feminine)
    • de la
    • e.g.
    • Les jours de la semaine sont . . .
  38. I am speaking of the beautiful woman
    Je parle de la jolie femme
  39. the (masculine) and the (feminine)
    le and la
  40. of the book (masculine)
    du livre
  41. you're welcome
    de rien
  42. john's book
    le livre de john
  43. the boy's friend
    l'ami du garcon
  44. the pupil's vousin
    le voisin de l'eleve
  45. go to the blackboard
    • allez au tableau noir
    • (a le tableau noir - a and le combine into au)
  46. the weather is nice today
    il fait beau aujord'hui
  47. to look at
    • regarder
    • passe compose - regardé
  48. niether nor
    niether nor
  49. And Tammy found the lost letter!
    Et Tammy a trouvé la lettre perdue!
  50. the weather is horrible today
    il fait mauvais aujord'hui!
  51. they pay attention
    Ils font attention
  52. they take a walk
    Ils font une promenade
  53. the news
    les nouvelles
  54. a newspaper
    le journal
  55. I am speaking of the boys
    je parle des garcons
  56. I am speaking of the pupils
    Je parle de eleves
  57. I am speaking to the girls
    je parles aux filles.
  58. female widow
    veuve
  59. male widower
    veuf
  60. where do you live? (formal)
    oú vivez-vous?
  61. what is your telephone number?
    c'est quoi ton télèphone?
  62. a cleaning woman
    une femme de menage
  63. a mechanic
    garagiste
  64. in the process of looking for work
    être au chômage
  65. unemployed woman
    chômeuse
  66. unemployed man
    chomeur
  67. to construct, to make
    fabrique, faire
  68. how many times
    combien de foi . . . . .?

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